behave

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  • verb

Synonyms for behave

act

Synonyms

  • act
  • react
  • conduct yourself
  • acquit yourself
  • comport yourself

be well-behaved

Synonyms

  • be well-behaved
  • be good
  • be polite
  • mind your manners
  • keep your nose clean
  • act correctly
  • act politely
  • conduct yourself properly

Antonyms

Synonyms for behave

to conduct oneself in a specified way

to react in a specified way

Synonyms for behave

References in classic literature ?
The too vast orb of her fate had crushed her; and she had seen too many seasons, too many cities, too many men, for her abilities, and even with Cecil she was mechanical, and behaved as if he was not one son, but, so to speak, a filial crowd.
He opened his mouth to tell her she had behaved unbecomingly, but he could not help saying something utterly different.
You have behaved improperly, and I would wish it not to occur again.
Dodd, 28, who has been living in a caravan park since, had been working long hours and behaved out of character.
The best behaved children are in Germany, where 38% claim their parents don't need to make them behave in the car.
FILM star Sienna Miller has admitted that she "sabotaged" her Hollywood prospects because of the way she behaved away from the film set.
The unit, which catered for children too badly behaved to be at school, is in special measures.
Strict action would be taken against whosoever behaved this way," a party statement said.
With tips on how to train your dog to behave, communicating more effectively, with graphs and tips to enhance the process, and much more, "How to Behave so Your Dog Behaves" is a read that shouldn't be missed for those seeking a more well behaved companion.
The driver said, despite a few troublemakers, most of the children he transports are well behaved.
He was directed to a certain location to see if he behaved properly, and he did not behave as a police officer should.
Grant was waging "honorable" warfare while Sherman behaved more like Attila the Hun.
As the period of Question Time ended and the House emptied the business of the House was delayed by Members jeering very loudly; this was particularly offensive as a Member of Parliament was trying to make a personal apology Had a member of the public behaved in a public place in the way in which the MPs behaved the police would have intervened using their powers under the Public Order Act.
Christ would not vote for Barack Obama because Barack Obama has voted to behave in a way that it is inconceivable for Christ to have behaved.